Tag Archives Mercy & Justice

Balinese Ganesha Elephant Head God Pendant including Solid Silver Necklace

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In Bali, the elephant head god Gaṇeśa holds a special place in the daily ritual worship that is performed by the indigenous Hindu community. The deity is primarily associated with good fortune. Hence the owner of this traditional Indonesian amulet can beseech Gaṇeśa for blessings before starting a job or beginning any other new and ...

Amorous Garut Jasper Gem Amulet with Rare Blue Speckles of Apatite

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Naturally rich jasper deposits can be found in the valleys near Garut, West Java. The opaque quartz from this mountainous area comes in a wide variety of colors – in this case, a mixture of brown, blue, and white. Especially the blue variants of jasper are rarely seen, which makes this particular gemstone a very ...

Javanese Semar and Petruk Divinities Coin Amulet

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Semar and Petruk both are Javanese divinities, belonging to the group of four Punakawan (pronounced: Punokawan) deities. Semar is the eldest among them, followed by Bagong, Petruk, and Gareng. Petruk has a very fierce character, whereas Semar is characterized by peace and wisdom. Legend has it that Petruk used to be a benevolent rākṣasa demon. ...

Loving Heart Locket to Stop Bullying and Discrimination

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The message of all major world religions revolves around love and compassion. But when one is living in a country where the dominant religion is different from one's own, or where one's own religion is regarded with suspicion, it can make the individual feel vulnerable in the terms of religious freedom and the societal tolerance ...

Real Javanese Guardian Spirit Belt Amulet to bring about Successful Social Appearance and Professional Performance

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Designed to wear around the waist, the Islamic taweez can be strung unto a conventional belt. In this way, the talisman can be worn at the back of one's body, without attracting too much attention. However, it is also possible to simply hang the amulet in one's place of residence or work, depending on one's ...